Smorgasburg is making its return for the summer season this weekend. On Saturday, the market's Williamsburg outpost on Kent Avenue will open for its sixth year. And, replacing Sunday's Brooklyn Bridge location, Smorgasburg is premiering in Prospect Park's Breeze Hill on Sunday April 3. The outdoor market will be unveiling 25 new food vendors after holding its annual tastings earlier this year, from a Japanese dessert that looks like a literal raindrop to a German street food made with marinated meat on a spit. The team went through nearly 70 tastings after receiving more than 350 applications.
Vendors making their first appearance to the outdoor market this weekend include #Baonanas, an artisanal banana pudding stand; Wowfulls, which offers egg-based waffles with ice cream; and The Choripan’s Argentinian sausage sandwich. Check out the full list of new vendors below. And if you happen to stop by this weekend, be sure to let us know what you think.
2nd City Beef Saturday
Chicago-style beef sandwiches topped with provolone, and sweet and spicy giardiniera on a roll.
#Baonanas Saturday + Sunday
Speciality banana pudding flavors like strawberry, matcha, and smores.
Big Mozz: Pizza Saturday + Sunday
From the team behind the veteran vendor Big Mozz, coal-oven pizzas made Neapolitan-style.
Blank Slate Kitchen Saturday + Sunday
This stand is offering professional-grade cooking ingredients for at home cooking. Options include a line of syrups like black pepper simple syrup and bird's eye chili simple syrup.
BrunchStreet Saturday + Sunday
Run by a former EMP sous chef, BrunchStreet specializes in quail eggs on a skewer, a traditional Chinese breakfast. Options included sesame and cumin with chili sauce, truffle, and Parmesan.
The Choripan Saturday
The stand specializes in its namesake dish, an Argentinian street food made of grilled sausage on soft club bread. The sandwich is topped with chimichurri, lettuce, tomato, and mayo.
Diego's Artisan Chocolate Saturday + Sunday
Fedoroff's South Philly Cheesesteaks Saturday + Sunday
Cheesesteaks done South Philly style from the team behind popular vendor Fedoroff’s Roast Pork Stand, a veteran vendor.
Foraged and Found Edibles Saturday + Sunday
Founded by chef Jeremy Faber, the stand provides produce and seasonal foods for purchase.
Four Sigmatic Saturday + Sunday
Heros and Villains Saturday
Jianbing Co. Saturday + Sunday
Kimchi Kooks Saturday + Sunday
A mother and son duo is serving homemade kimchi sold in jars. A menu to go with their kimchi includes mung bean pancakes and kimchi dumplings.
Kotti-Berliner Street Food Sunday
This stand makes a German street food staple called döner kebab, a focaccia-like sandwich made with marinated meat roasted on a spit.
Kyle's Kimchi Saturday
The traditional kimchi, kimchi slaw, and kimchi radishes previously sold at the Queens Smorgasburg last year.
Malai Saturday Starting April 23
This ice cream vendor offers flavors like sweet corn saffron, rose with cinnamon, and orange fennel.
Oni Sauce Saturday + Sunday
Expect home-style Japanese food, including karage and gyu tataki, a seared beef salad.
Oh Honey Apiaries Saturday
This honey stand has been selling at the Industry City indoor market. It gets its honey from more than 100 hives in Crown Heights, Jersey City, and Hudson Valley.
Pioneer Cannery Saturday + Sunday
Pickles, james, hot sauces, and garnishes, including blood mary tomatoes and caramelized onion and tomato jam.
Raindrop Cake Saturday + Sunday
Japanese water cake, made from barely solidified water and served with brown sugar syrup and roasted soy flour. It literally looks like a giant drop of water.
Red Table Catering Saturday + Sunday
The stand makes English muffins from scratch and tops it with breakfast sandwich ingredients like cheddar-ancho beer chesee and a housemade maple sausage patty.
Rubyzaar Baked Saturday + Sunday
Baked goods with names inspired by music. Cookies include Ginger Baker, with ginger, cranberry, and cinnamon, and Keith Moonpie, with burnt marshmallows, graham crackers, and dark chocolate.
Stagg Jams Saturday
A Crown Heights business that makes small batch jams and marmalades.
Tramezzini NYC Saturday + Sunday
Some brothers from Venice, Italy are making bread with imported ingredients.
Wowfulls Saturday + Sunday
These egg-based waffles are topped with ice cream. The stand debuted at winter Smorgasburg and have been popular on Instagram.